4-5 Resources


  • Predicting Weather - Created by: bboykin Grade Level: 4-5 Activity Category: Weather Resource Category: Hands-On Activities/Labs Activity Description: This is an internet review using the “Weather” activity on Edheads. Time required to do activity: 15-30 minutes Time required to set up: Less than 15 minutes Time required to clean up: Less than 15 minutes Space needs: Tables or […]
  • Study Jams Simple Machines - Created by: cindyhepp Activity Category: Simple & Compound Machines Resource Category: Additional Resources Grade Level: 4-5 Type of Resource: DVD, Website Additional Resource Description: Scholastic’s Study Jams videos are a wonderful resource to complement Edheads simple and compound machines games. They include related subject videos followed by online quizzes to check students’ understanding. Website Address […]
  • Catapult building instructions - Created by: cindyhepp Activity Category: Simple & Compound Machines Resource Category: Additional Resources Grade Level: 4-5 Type of Resource: Website Additional Resource Description: This page includes a pdf file of instructions for creating a simple catapult out of popsicle sticks, rubber bands, and plastic spoons. Though simple, it works great! I incorporated this into a […]
  • Science Music - Created by: schaefern Activity Category: Weather Resource Category: Additional Resources Grade Level: 4-5 Type of Resource: Website Additional Resource Description: This site has LOTS of really great, upbeat songs that go along with the curriculum. Website Address (if applicable): http://havefunteaching.com/songs/science-songs/ Standards Type: Local Standards Standards Explained: Depending on the song you choose, the songs on […]
  • Study Jams - Created by: lcook9 Activity Category: Weather Resource Category: Additional Resources Grade Level: 4-5 Type of Resource: Website Additional Resource Description: Study Jams is a math and science website. Study Jams has several brief videos and slideshows that discuss weather and climate. These include topics on weather instruments, climate & weather, and clouds & precipitation as […]
  • Science Buddies by Laura Candler - Created by: cindyhepp Activity Category: Weather Resource Category: Additional Resources Grade Level: 2-3,4-5 Type of Resource: Book, DVD, Website Additional Resource Description: Laura Candler has a plethora of resources on her website: lauracandler.com. She has published several books that are available via Kagan Publishing, including the book I am recommending: Science Buddies. This book provides […]
  • Simple Machines Resources - Created by: cindyhepp Activity Category: Simple & Compound Machines Resource Category: Additional Resources Grade Level: 4-5 Type of Resource: Website Additional Resource Description: This website includes a wealth of simple machine resources: videos about each of the simple machines, games, online quizzes, pictures, and school presentations. It also includes links to related topics such as […]